Paris Marathon

Paris Marathon

Falling in Love with Paris Marathon Paris is known as the ‘City of Love’ and I certainly fell deeply in love there in April this year – with the French capital’s marathon, that is. The 41st Schneider Electric Paris Marathon – one of the biggest in the world – was held...
Eurasia Marathon (Istanbul)

Eurasia Marathon (Istanbul)

Location: Istanbul, Turkey Events: 10k, 15k, 42.2k Three weeks after I completed the Berlin Marathon we were in Istanbul and the Eurasia Marathon happened to be on (I don’t think Shelley actually believes this was a coincidence). We’d had a relaxing 3 weeks in Berlin,...
Berlin Marathon

Berlin Marathon

Location: Berlin, Germany Events: marathon I went into the 2010 Berlin Marathon with high hopes after doing a sub 69 minute half marathon PB at the Gold Coast Marathon 12 weeks earlier. I was aiming to break 2 hours 30 mins at Berlin and had a plan to go through half...
Singapore Sundown Marathon

Singapore Sundown Marathon

Location: Singapore Events:5k, 10k, 21.1k, 42.1k To begin, this Marathon is not for the faint-hearted. Starting a little behind time closer to 0030 on Sunday 26th March with humidity at 88% at gun start and a temperature of 28°; many including myself were sweating...
REVEL Canyon City (California USA)

REVEL Canyon City (California USA)

Location: Azusa, California Events: 21.1, 42.2 Azusa is on the outskirts of Los Angeles County, you can go through if travelling to/from Las Vegas (it’s on the historic Route 66), or the Arizona/Utah areas. It’s a small university town located at the entrance to the...
Berlin breakfast run

Berlin breakfast run

Location: Berlin, Germany Distance: ~6km Berlin Breakfast Run I LOVE Berlin. Everything good starts with B – bread, beer and Berliners. And it’s so orderly and efficient. Everything just works like it should. It’s like a little clockwork city. And as long as I steer...